University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 3328 - News in the Digital Age

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: MDIA 2333
Incompatible: MDIA 2338
Assessment: Minor Essay 20%, Word press post 30%. Major essay 40%, Participation 10%
Syllabus:

This course examines how new digital technologies are transforming journalism and news media through new modes of production, new types of data analysis and research capabilities, as well as changes in the wider media environment. The course will provide students with a theoretically informed critical understanding of the news and journalism environment in the context of digital media. Students will develop a wider understanding of the restrictions and opportunities of the digital news environment, as well as some of the central debates within journalism and media studies.

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Commonwealth supported
Full fee paying

Study Level

Undergraduate
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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
28903 LEC0 80 28 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Note: This lecture is pre-recorded and can be viewed any time after publication in MyUni. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20482 WR02 20 3 3 Aug - 14 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 12pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
20483 WR01 15 FULL 5 Aug - 16 Sep Friday 11am - 1pm Nexus10, UB40, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 11am - 1pm Nexus10, UB40, Teaching Room
25757 WR03 19 FULL 2 Aug - 13 Sep Tuesday 9am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 9am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class